An established voice in beauty, Jessica Matlin is currently the Director of Beauty at luxury retailer Moda Operandi, which is launching beauty in 2023. She is also the co-founder and co-host of the award-winning podcast, Fat Mascara, the category-defining show she launched in 2016. With over 8 million downloads, Fat Mascara started an entirely new conversation in beauty, breaking down industry news and airing conversations with the most influential names in beauty and beyond, from Jane Fonda to Kim Kardashian to Cindy Crawford, among others.
Previously, Matlin was Beauty Director at Harper’s Bazaar and prior to that, Teen Vogue. She’s also worked at Space NK in London as Brand Messaging Manager, as well as been a sought-after consultant for global beauty brands.
Matlin has received the Refinery29 Beauty Innovator Award, The Fragrance Foundation Editorial Excellence Award, and has frequently appeared on Today.